Pillars: Philanthropy News
14 October 2021

Love of Arts Distinguishes First Recipients of UVA Darden Women’s Scholarship Created Through Estate Gift

UVA Darden Class of 2023 Full-Time MBA students Elizabeth Owens and Jessica Arenas are the first recipients of the Nina Abdun-Nabi Women's Scholarship.

24 September 2021

Stamps ‘Walk-On’ Scholarship Surprises UVA Darden Second Year

Alex Smith was awarded the first Stamps Walk-On Scholarship at UVA Darden for distinguishing himself during his First Year in academics and leadership.

13 September 2021

Reconnecting Amid Challenging Time Inspires UVA Darden Alumni to Power New Scholarship to Fuel Inclusive Excellence

UVA Darden alumnus Nick Stuart (MBA '05) and his classmates set out to establish a scholarship endowment that will support a Black student entering Darden’s Full-Time MBA program.

09 August 2021

$80M Fundraising Year Powers Support for UVA Darden Students and Faculty

Combined with $3.8 million in matching funds, the total impact of philanthropy to Darden for the 2021 fiscal year ended 30 June was $83.9 million.

15 June 2021

Honor Darden’s Master Teachers: New Effort to Celebrate Faculty Legends Underway

Alumni desire to show appreciation for professors as they support the School’s future led Darden to launch Honoring Faculty Legends, an initiative of the Powered by Purpose capital campaign.

20 May 2021

UVA Darden Alumni-led Challenge Leads to Surge of Support for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Initiatives

To build momentum for the Darden Annual Fund's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives designation, the Dean’s Diversity Advisory Council established a match challenge that will yield at least $250,000 of support.